Indian Air Force takes part in Blue Flag, Israel's largest air exercise, for the first time

Indian Air Force takes part in Blue Flag, Israel's largest air exercise, for the first time

For the first time, the Indian Air Force or IAF is participating in Blue Flag 2017, Israel's largest aerial exercise.

Nov 06, 2017, 13:43 PM IST

Turkish plane crash landing: India sends team to Nepal

India has rushed a team of IAF officials along with recovery kit by a C-130J Super Hercules aircraft to Kathmandu to help in operations to clear the runway after a Turkish plane had a crash landing there.

Mar 05, 2015, 18:42 PM IST

IAF has unprecedented response power with C-130J, Mi-17s: Browne

NAK Browne said that the acquisition of assets such as the C-130J Super Hercules transport aircraft and Mi-17 V5 helicopters had given "unprecedented response" capabilities to IAF.

Dec 31, 2013, 00:20 AM IST

India to buy 6 more C-130J `Super Hercules` aircraft

The Defence Ministry on Friday gave its nod for purchase of six more C-130J "Super Hercules" aircraft from the US in a deal worth over Rs 4,000 crore.

Sep 13, 2013, 20:23 PM IST

IAF uses C-130J in Uttarakhand relief mission

The Indian Air Force (IAF) deployed its recently inducted C-130J Super Hercules medium-lift transport aircraft to fly out 244 people stranded in Uttarakhand after last week`s devastating floods.

Jun 22, 2013, 23:55 PM IST

IAF`s C-130J makes debut at Republic Day

The Indian Air Force`s (IAF) latest acquisition, the US Lockheed Martin C-130J transporter, made its debut at the 63rd Republic Day parade here Thursday.

Jan 26, 2012, 12:58 PM IST

IAF inducts `Super Hercules` transport aircraft

After four decades, the Indian Air Force on Saturday inducted an American origin aircraft, the C-130J `Super Hercules` transport plane.

Feb 05, 2011, 18:53 PM IST

US: Maiden test flight for C-130J next month

The C-130J Super Hercules will provide Indian Air Force with modern airlift.

Sep 23, 2010, 11:50 AM IST